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Numbers 81 to 89 and Attached Area Railings to Numbers 81,83,87 and 89

A Grade II Listed Building in Cheltenham, Gloucestershire

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Latitude: 51.8935 / 51°53'36"N

Longitude: -2.0644 / 2°3'51"W

OS Eastings: 395665

OS Northings: 221657

OS Grid: SO956216

Mapcode National: GBR 2MC.6WR

Mapcode Global: VHB1Q.5NHV

Entry Name: Numbers 81 to 89 and Attached Area Railings to Numbers 81,83,87 and 89

Listing Date: 14 December 1983

Grade: II

Source: Historic England

Source ID: 1333444

English Heritage Legacy ID: 474912

Location: Cheltenham, Gloucestershire, GL52

County: Gloucestershire

District: Cheltenham

Town: Cheltenham

Electoral Ward/Division: Charlton Park

Built-Up Area: Cheltenham

Traditional County: Gloucestershire

Lieutenancy Area (Ceremonial County): Gloucestershire

Church of England Parish: Charlton Kings Holy Apostles

Church of England Diocese: Gloucester

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Listing Text


630-1/20/490 (South side)
14/12/83 Nos.81-89 (Odd)
and attached area railings to
Nos.81, 83, 87 and 89


Terrace of 5 houses, now flats, and attached railings to Nos
81, 83, 97 and 89. c1820-50. Stucco over brick, roughcast to
No.81, with slate roofs, stucco party-wall stacks; wrought-
and iron porches, railings, and balcony and window guards
(with lead enrichments).
EXTERIOR: 3 storeys on basements, 10 first-floor windows (2
per house). Stucco detailing includes ground-floor rustication
and first-floor band to No.81; cornice to Nos 83, 87 and 89;
Nos 83 and 89 have parapet ramped up at ends with copings,
otherwise low parapet with copings. 6/6 sashes where original,
taller to first floor; 3/3 sashes to second floor; all in
plain reveals and with sills. 2 pairs of entrances and at
right: 6-panel doors, some part-glazed, that to No.81 with
porch with round-arched openings to front and sides and Doric
INTERIOR: not inspected.
SUBSIDIARY FEATURES: spearheaded area railings with urn
finials to stanchions; first-floor window guards to Nos 83, 85
and 89 have embellished rods with lattice frieze and central
scrolled panel; window box to No.85 has scroll motif; balcony
to No.81 has a 'particularly fine' example of
rod-and-concentric circle motif with central roundel. Porches
except to right (No.81) have scroll and lozenge motif, tent
roofs remain to left pair. Railings to No.85 have been
(Chatwin A: Cheltenham's Ornamental Ironwork: Cheltenham:
1975-1984: 23,27).

Listing NGR: SO9566721651

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